| Jul 7, 2013
| 2:45 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Asiana Flight 214 was flying significantly below its target speed and was "approaching a stall" moments before it crash landed at San Francisco International Airport, a federal official said Sunday.
The flight data recorder indicated...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 4:09 PM
Asiana Flight 214 made no distress calls and appeared to be operating smoothly moments before it slowed to a near-stall, crashed into a seawall near the runway and broke apart, a federal official said Sunday.
“There is no discussion of any...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 10:18 AM
The two passengers killed in a fiery plane crash in San Francisco were identified Sunday as two 16-year-old Chinese girls who may have been part of a group coming to the United States for summer camp.
Asiana Airlines identified the victims as Wang...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 6:24 AM
An Asiana Airlines crew member requested to abort his plane’s landing and go around for another pass less than two seconds before it crashed at San Francisco International Airport, according to federal investigators.
Asked at a Sunday news...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 5:47 PM
The Diamond Jamboree Center in Irvine is a marvelous collection of Asian eateries: Thai, Japanese, Chinese, Korean and Vietnamese, ranging from large restaurants to small storefront places as well as a big Korean supermarket.
The center is always...
| Feb 24, 2013
After the Korean War, the unassuming town of Uijeongbu in the suburbs of Seoul was left with two looming legacies: the hit TV series "M*A*S*H" and a quirky yet beloved Korean dish called budaejjigae, or "army base stew."
"M*A*S*H," of course, went on to...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 12:46 PM
Riccardo Muti just can’t seem to catch a break.
And, this time around, it isn’t only the musicians of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and the Chicago public who are being affected by his health issues. Thousands of listeners throughout the...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 6:44 AM
The popular Tim Burton exhibition that originated in 2009 at New York's Museum of Modern Art and has since toured internationally, including a stop last year at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, is next heading to South Korea.
"Tim Burton" is...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 3:03 PM
It was as lame a salutation as I've ever penned.
Here's how it went:
"Have you ever tried skateboarding down the side of Mt. Everest wearing nothing but your insulated skivvies?
"Well, I've never written a sports column for (this...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 7:09 AM
Allie Mac Kay was live with season 3 “The Great Food Truck Race” winners Seoul Sausage Company.Seoul Sausage Co.
11313 Mississippi Ave
West Los Angeles, CA 90025
| Oct 25, 2012
A big-budget film's marketing mission is simple: Eliminate the idea of an unsuspecting audience. Did people know what they were getting when they got "Transformers: Dark of the Moon"? Yes. They got what they were shown in the 30-second ads, over and...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 1:54 PM
It was an incandescent moment of enlightenment.
And I blew it off.
Though a revelation for me personally, it served for a considerable time as just a way station for my life's journey, failing to change me in any substantive way.
The "moment" I've...